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Corran Ferry Ferrymans Cottage Ardgour Fort William, PH33 7AA
£39,000 - £43,000 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
37 hours per week

Job Description

Post Title: Ferry Engineer
: Ardgour, Fort William
Hours: See Below *
Duration: Permanent
Salary: £39,000 - £43,000 p.a.

* Shift Pattern - 5 Days on, 5 Days off, 6am - 10pm

Contact Person: Richard Porteous Tel: 07979 706515

Job Purpose:

  • To maintain, as far as practical, in good working order all machinery, electrics, hydraulics, fire appliances, etc
  • The safe operation of the vessel ensuring safety of passengers, crew and protection of the environment

Salary after consolidation for shift pattern is £39,000 - £43,000.

Salary shift enhancements apply for Ferry Staff appointments.


Please APPLY ONLINE. If you are unable to apply online and you wish to request an offline application pack, please contact Business Support, T: 01955 608279 (24 hour voicemail) quoting the post reference number above.

Please find the Job Description below.

The Highland Council understands that diversity fosters creativity and innovation. We are committed to equality of opportunity, and being fair and inclusive. We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds, representative of the communities we serve and particularly encourage applications from candidates who are likely to be under-represented in our workforce.

As a disability confident employer, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum essential criteria requirements for the post.

Shortlisted applicants will normally be contacted by email, unless otherwise stated. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.


Must hold a valid Boat Master’s Licence Grade II, and/or Engineering STCW (International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping for Seafarers) or equivalent.

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  • Happy to Talk Flexible Working
  • Scottish Living Wage